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2019-08-24, 01:01

Mississippi State hit with NCAA sanctions: Tutor took exams for football, basketball players Mississippi State self-reported that 10 football players and one men's basketball player had a tutor take tests and do assignments for them. ...
2019-08-24, 00:56

Tom Nissalke, former NBA and ABA coach of the year and first coach of Utah Jazz, dies at 87 Nissalke was the first coach of the Jazz after the franchise relocated from New Orleans in 1979. He also coached in Seattle, Houston and Cleveland. &...
2019-08-24, 00:56

NBA investigation clears Kings coach Luke Walton of sexual assault allegations Sacramento Kings say accuser Kelli Tennant, who sued coach Luke Walton, declined to be interviewed and her story was not corroborated.   &#...
2019-08-24, 00:56

What's Ezekiel Elliott doing in Cabo San Lucas? Marshall Faulk dishes on Cowboys RB's plan Hall of Fame running back Marshall Faulk is working out with Ezekiel Elliott as the Cowboys running back tries to stay fit during his holdout.  ...
2019-08-24, 00:56

NTSB: Collapsed landing gear to blame in Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s plane crash According to the NTSB report, airport surveillance video captured the plane's initial touchdown near the runway touchdown zone.   ...
2019-08-24, 00:56

China aims to overtake US as global leader in AI innovation The US still ranks far ahead of both China and the EU in AI innovation, but China is making moves to change things, according to a Center for Data Inn...
2019-08-24, 00:56

Guidemaster: The best keyboards, mice, and more for your gaming PC Enlarge / So many fingers have been typing and clicking in the name of journalism... (credit: Valentina Palladino) Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! A...
2019-08-24, 00:56

Guidemaster: Finding the best gaming monitors you can buy in 2019 Enlarge / The LG 34GK950F, our favorite ultrawide gaming monitor. (credit: Valentina Palladino) Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff full of g...
2019-08-24, 00:56

Government Departments To Start Buying New Cars Again To Support The Auto Sector Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has announced lifting the ban on government departments buying new cars for all officials. This comes as a major r...
2019-08-24, 00:56

U.S. Appeals Court Freezes Antitrust Ruling Against Qualcomm A federal appeals court halted for now a ruling that found Qualcomm committed an array of antitrust violations, a boost for the chip maker that allows...
2019-08-24, 00:56

Google Curbs Political Debate by Employees Google tightened its guidelines on how employees communicate about politics and topics not related to work, in a major shift for a company that has lo...
2019-08-24, 00:56

Stock market plummets after Chinese tariffs tit-for-tat The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed down 623.34 points, a 2.4 percent drop, Friday after President Donald Trump ordered U.S. companies to start lo...
2019-08-24, 00:56

Trump Says He Will Raise Existing Tariffs on Chinese Goods to 30% The president said he would raise tariffs on $250 billion worth of Chinese imports to 30 percent and would start the next $300 billion at a rate of 15...
2019-08-24, 00:56

Brazil’s Rainforest Fires Prompt Alarm and Anger in Europe President Emmanuel Macron of France accused President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil of lying about climate change, and said he would try to kill a major tr...
2019-08-24, 00:56

UK's ambassador leaves US after calling Trump 'incompetent' in memos Sir Kim Darroch, the British ambassador to the US, has left Washington after a row over leaked memos that were critical of Donald Trump, according to ...
2019-08-24, 00:56

No money down! States vow Obamacare replacements without funding plans Lawmakers in about a dozen states have touted their measures to enshrine Obamacare within their borders, saying their residents with preexisting illne...
2019-08-24, 00:56

Daily on Healthcare, Presented by American Association of Kidney Patients: Key piece missing from state preexisting conditions protections Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's...
2019-08-24, 00:56

Young adults won’t let go of their pediatricians, and it’s a problem While most people consider the responsibilities of adulthood to include a 40-hour work week, meeting car insurance payments, grocery shopping, and so ...
2019-08-24, 00:56

Biden pledges to end HIV epidemic by 2025 — five years earlier than Trump HANOVER, New Hampshire — 2020 Democratic front-runner Joe Biden pledged to end the HIV epidemic within five years after being elected, a timeline that...
2019-08-24, 00:56

Biden promises free tuition for medical school students who work at rural hospitals HANOVER, New Hampshire — Former Vice President Joe Biden pledged that he would extend "free tuition" to medical school students who work at rural hosp...
2019-08-24, 00:56

Biden keeps up attacks against 'Medicare for all' HANOVER, New Hampshire — Joe Biden derided the healthcare proposals of his 2020 Democratic primary opponents while also taking aim at President Trump ...
2019-08-24, 00:56

US confirms Israel behind last month's air strike in Iraq against Iranian base U.S. officials said Israel was responsible for the bombing of an Iranian weapons depot in Iraq last month, and former Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Ma...
2019-08-24, 00:28

France to investigate rape charges linked to Jeffrey Epstein case France opened an investigation on Friday into the alleged rape of minors and a raft of other charges linked to the Jeffrey Epstein case, the chief Par...
2019-08-24, 00:28

American detained in Russia on spy charges says guards injured him; court extends detention by 2 months A retired United States Marine detained in Russia for eight months on allegation of spying will remain in detention for two more months, a Moscow cour...
2019-08-24, 00:28

Family of detained British Hong Kong Consulate employee slams 'joke' prostitution allegations The family of a British Consulate employee detained in China is calling accusations that he solicited a prostitute while on a business trip “a joke,” ...
2019-08-24, 00:28

France threatens Brazil on trade deal, escalating tensions over Amazon fires France and Ireland are threatening to block a trade deal with South American nations in a sharp escalation of tensions with Brazil over the fires rava...
2019-08-24, 00:28

5 dead, 21 injured after stampede at Algerian rap concert Five people are dead, including a 13-year-old, after a stampede at a concert in Algeria's capital injured at least 21, prompting prosecutors to open a...
2019-08-24, 00:28

| Uganda, Rwanda leaders sign pact aimed at ending standoff The presidents of Rwanda and Uganda signed an agreement in Angola to end months of tensions after the two leaders exchanged accusations of spying, pol...
2019-08-24, 00:28

Traveller24.com | WATCH | Ghana draws African-American tourists with 'Year of Return' US preacher Roxanne Caleb blinked away the tears as she emerged from a pitch-dark dungeon where African slaves were once held before being shipped acr...
2019-08-24, 00:28

| WATCH | Could Africa's largest wind farm boost Kenya's green energy plans? Based in northern Kenya, Lake Turkana Wind Farm is now fully operational and could help the country to reach 100% green energy by 2020. Kwame Amoah Me...
2019-08-24, 00:28

| Zimbabwean comedian abducted, beaten and forced to drink sewage for 'mocking government' A popular Zimbabwean online comedian and satirist has said she was abducted from her Harare home and beaten by unknown assailants, becoming the latest...
2019-08-24, 00:28

First Death in a Spate of Vaping Sicknesses Reported by Health Officials An Illinois patient has died after suffering lung-related illnesses from vaping, although federal officials disclosed few details about the circumstan...
2019-08-24, 00:28

Stocks drop after Trump ‘orders’ US companies to look at leaving China Wall Street plunged Friday after President Trump “ordered” US companies to seek alternatives to doing business in China. The Dow Jones Industrial Aver...
2019-08-24, 00:28

Qantas to test world’s longest flight at 19 hours between NYC and Sydney This gives a whole new meaning to the term cabin fever. Australian airline Qantas is preparing to break the record for the world’s longest fligh...
2019-08-24, 00:28

Walmart, Tesla working to settle lawsuit after solar panel fires Walmart and Tesla are working toward settling a recent lawsuit brought by the department store giant against the energy company for solar panels that ...
2019-08-24, 00:28

Bank of Canada’s next update could affect federal election Since the bank's most-recent public comments in early July, there's mounting evidence of a slowing global economy mostly due to the escalating U.S.-Ch...
2019-08-24, 00:28

The Amazon is burning because the world eats so much meat The Amazon fires are no accident. Many of them are being set by ranchers to clear land for cattle -- a traditional practice emboldened by Brazil's pro...
2019-08-24, 00:28

Here's what we know about the fires in the Amazon rainforest Brazil's Amazon rainforest is in flames, burning at the highest rate since 2013, when that nation's space research center first began tracking fires t...
2019-08-24, 00:28

Publishers sue Amazon-owned app for copyright infringement Some of the biggest names in publishing are suing Amazon-owned Audible — claiming the audiobook app’s new speech-to-text feature violates ...
2019-08-24, 00:28

These newborns dressed in 'Wizard of Oz' costumes will send you over the rainbow Get ready to have your troubles melt like lemon drops. Four newborns were dressed as characters from "The Wizard of Oz" for the film's anniversar...
2019-08-24, 00:28

Ex-NFL lineman Barry Bennett, wife found dead in Minnesota home; son sought by police The bodies of former NFL linesman Barry Bennett and his wife Carol were found inside their rural Minnesota home Wednesday and police are now searching...
2019-08-24, 00:00

Document reveals how Facebook downplayed early Cambridge Analytica concerns Internal correspondence provides new insight into how Facebook staff reacted to concerns about use of user data by political campaign consultantsInter...
2019-08-24, 00:00

With no dominant force, U.S. Open women's trophy up for grabs As many as 10 women competing at this year's U.S. Open have a realistic shot at raising the trophy including all-time great Serena Williams and big-hi...
2019-08-24, 00:00

Nadal fit and ready for hardcourt challenge at U.S. Open Rafa Nadal was forced out of the U.S. Open last year in the semi-finals with a knee injury but the in-form Spaniard on Friday declared himself fit and...
2019-08-24, 00:00

Stenson shoots 62, in contention at Scandinavian Invitation Henrik Stenson rolled in six straight birdies in his 8-under 62 in the second round of the Scandinavian Invitation, leaving the Swede two strokes off ...
2019-08-24, 00:00

Lightning bolt leaves evidence of clear hole-in-one at North Carolina golf course During a storm at Eagle Creek Golf Club in Moyock, North Carolina, a bolt of lightning struck seventh hole with impressive accuracy for a hole-in-one....
2019-08-24, 00:00

Chez Reavie records first hole-in-one on 9th hole in Tour Championship history Chez Reavie finished the front nine 5 under Friday at the Tour Championship after his ace on the par-3 9th hole at East Lake Golf Club.   &...
2019-08-24, 00:00

Cheating Volkswagen Diesels Have Become A Hot Commodity After Volkswagen admitted to cheating on the emissions tests of hundreds of thousands of cars back in 2015, the company was forced to buy back the veh...
2019-08-24, 00:00

Here's Subscription Mobility Company Lynk & Co Breaking Nürburgring Records, As They Do Lynk & Co is a new venture from Volvo owner Geely that ultimately aims to get cars on the road in a novel way: through month-to-month “subscriptio...
2019-08-24, 00:00

NASCAR Further Limits How Often Its Top-Level Cup Drivers Can Race In Lower Series NASCAR has made a lot of rule changes, and changes to those very rule changes, over the past handful of years. But perhaps one of the most called-for ...
2019-08-24, 00:00

Volkswagen's New Logo Is Its Old Logo Volkswagen’s basic logo design has remained fundamentally the same since the 1940s, with only minor changes over the years like taking off the bits th...
2019-08-24, 00:00

Here Are Some Of The Most Terrible Cars Ever To Win An F1 Race If F1 is the pinnacle of racing, then surely the car that wins an F1 race must be the pinnacle of racing cars, right? Well, neither side of that equat...
2019-08-24, 00:00

I Challenge You To Find A Better Ten-Year-Old Car Like most folks, I ignore most of the emails from dealerships. Most of them are just ads, but I probably get a few hundred of these a week, so it take...
2019-08-24, 00:00

What Do You Want To Know About The BMW M850i Convertible? For years when I ran this website remotely from Austin, I’d make fun of my New York City-based coworkers whenever they’d complain about their summer h...
2019-08-24, 00:00

The 2020 Honda Civic Si Goes Up In Price But Gets New Features The Honda Civic Si is back for another round in the 2020 model year with some subtle appearance tweaks, more responsive acceleration and certain drive...
2019-08-24, 00:00

Why We All Need To Be Paying More Attention To Formula E Getting on board with a brand-new racing series, especially one marketed as “world class” from the very start, can be hard. There’s already so much ra...
2019-08-24, 00:00

Have You Ever Owned A Mazda RX-8, The Car That Helped Kill The Rotary Engine? Mazda officially launched the oddball RX-8 in 2003, just one year after the great RX-7 officially died in Japan. But whereas the RX-7's stature ha...
2019-08-24, 00:00

I Never Knew An Op-Ed Could Be So Stupid There’s nothing quite like a good fearmongering op-ed to get the blood boiling. Unfortunately for everyone, the Wall Street Journal published a whopp...
2019-08-24, 00:00

Two Takes on Justin Trudeau’s Time as Prime Minister Ahead of the election, Ian Austen reviews two books by Canadian journalists offering different views of Justin Trudeau’s four years as prime minister....
2019-08-24, 00:00

Chris Murphy: Trump isn't giving up on background checks Sen. Chris Murphy isn’t giving up on the long-shot effort to pass expanded gun background checks. And, he says, neither is President Donald Trump.Fres...
2019-08-23, 23:42

Video: The worst Formula 1 cars to win grands prix The outright dominance of this year's Mercedes Formula 1 car has made it difficult to bet against when it comes to taking grand prix victories in 2019...
2019-08-23, 23:42

Lorenzo's MotoGP comeback hindered by a "fear" of crashing again Jorge Lorenzo admits he has more "fear" of crashing and worsening the back injuries he suffered at Assen, which is hindering his MotoGP comeback at th...
2019-08-23, 23:42

KTM's Espargaro "angry" with "dangerous" MotoGP stand-in riders An "angry" Pol Espargaro wants MotoGP to address "dangerous" situations created by the presence of replacement riders, after he was balked by Sylvain ...
2019-08-23, 23:42

Man's lost class ring returned to him 43 years later A man who created from a Tennessee high school in 1976 was reunited with the class ring he lost while skiing 43 years ago thanks to an employee at the...
2019-08-23, 23:42

Let's Remember Some Guys: Behind The Remembering If I had the choice, which in fact at some time in the past I might have, I don’t know that I would choose to remember the things that I remember. The...
2019-08-23, 23:14

We're The Staff Of Deadspin. Let's Chat! The week’s all but blogged out. We’re down below in the comments, hanging out and waiting for your questions. Ask us stuff, and we will answer it! Upd...
2019-08-23, 23:14

The Adults In The Room There is a version of the story of this company in which idealistic journalists, unconcerned with profit, are posed against ruthless business-doers, c...
2019-08-23, 23:14

The NBA Tries To Make Its Luke Walton Problem Go Away It’s Friday afternoon, that time when every American sports league dumps the news it would rather you not see. Today, that meant the NBA announced the...
2019-08-23, 23:14

Inmate’s mom convicted in plot with lawyer hailed on ‘Ellen’ A Virginia woman has been convicted of conspiring to smuggle drugs and a cellphone to her jailed son with an attorney who gained national attention on...
2019-08-23, 23:14

5 die in stampede ahead of Algiers rap concert, probe opened Prosecutors have opened an investigation into the cause of a stampede ahead of a rapper’s concert at an Algiers sports stadium that left five youths d...
2019-08-23, 23:14

Top publishers sue Audible for copyright infringement Some of the country’s top publishers are suing Audible, citing copyright infringement as they ask a federal judge to enjoin the audiobook producer-dis...
2019-08-23, 23:14

‘Power’ heads toward its finale, but its influence grows ‘Power’ heads toward its final season having transformed the Starz network, a process that executive producer 50 Cent says isn’t over with more shows ...
2019-08-23, 23:14

Biggest ever Kentridge show explores Africa’s history Evocative videos, graphic tapestries, charcoal drawings, woodcut prints, sculptures and immersive sound installations combine in the largest single sh...
2019-08-23, 23:14

World's fastest man Coleman 'misses three drugs tests, under investigation' - reports "Christian Coleman is alleged to have missed three drugs tests which could see the fastest 100m runner over the last three years miss next month\u0027...
2019-08-23, 23:14

England in disarray after losing six wickets in morning session "Australia ripped through England to leave the hosts floundering on 54-6 at lunch in their first innings on day two of the third Ashes test at Heading...
2019-08-23, 23:14

Re-Cycle: Kidnappings and controversy - the story of South America's first Grand Tour winner "The opener of our historical Re-Cycle series during this year\u0027s Vuelta a España looks back at the first South American to win a Grand Tour – the...
2019-08-23, 23:14

Bury edge closer to Football League exit amid financial woes "One of English football\u0027s oldest clubs, Bury, edged closer to expulsion from the professional game on Friday with a midnight (2300 GMT) deadline...
2019-08-23, 23:14

Australia close to retaining Ashes as England wilt at Headingley "Australia closed in on a victory that will see them retain the Ashes after ending an incredible second day of the third test with a lead of 283 runs,...
2019-08-23, 23:14

U.S. Open makes changes after Serena-Ramos incident "A year after Serena Williams infamously clashed with an umpire during her U.S. Open final loss over being assessed multiple violations that confused ...
2019-08-23, 23:14

Wonderkid Evenepoel signs new long-term deal with Deceuninck – Quick-Step "Cycling news - Remco Evenepoel has been rewarded for his impressive first season at World Tour level with a new and improved contract at Deceuninck –...
2019-08-23, 23:14

'Fast healer' Osaka ready for U.S. Open title defence "Naomi Osaka\u0027s knee injury suffered in the lead-up to her U.S. Open title defence has improved and the Japanese does not expect it to limit her p...
2019-08-23, 23:14

The 10 key riders who will decide La Vuelta "Ahead of the third and final Grand Tour of the year, our cycling correspondent Felix Lowe picks out 10 key riders who should have a large say in the ...
2019-08-23, 23:14

Trump will raise tariff rates on Chinese goods in response to trade war retaliation Earlier Friday, Trump tweeted that American companies "are hereby ordered to immediately start looking for an alternative to China, including bringing...
2019-08-23, 23:14

3rd Test: Labuschagne Fifty Takes Australia's Lead Close To 300 On Day 2 ENG vs AUS 3rd Test Day 2 Highlights, Ashes 2019: Marnus Labuschagne brought up his third consecutive half-century in Tests as Australia post 171/6 on...
2019-08-23, 23:14

RCB Appoint Mike Hesson As Director Of Cricket, Simon Katich Head Coach Mike Hesson was roped in as director of cricket and Simon Katich as head coach of Royal Challengers Bangalore as they parted ways with Gary Kirsten an...
2019-08-23, 23:14

These smart shorts tell you how to improve your workout Wearable technology has made big strides in recent years, from fitness trackers and smartwatches to shoes that vibrate to give you directions, tops th...
2019-08-23, 23:14

Analysis: 2020 field is going to start shrinking faster On Wednesday night, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee became the third major Democratic candidate to drop out of the 2020 race. He's not likely to be the las...
2019-08-23, 23:14

Trump court pick denounced feminists, gay-rights groups and diversity efforts in 90s, 2000s editorials A White House aide nominated by President Donald Trump for a federal appeals court seat has a history of denouncing women's marches against sexual ass...
2019-08-23, 23:14

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg undergoes cancer treatment for pancreatic tumor Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed a three-week course of radiation therapy for cancer, the top court said in a statement Friday....
2019-08-23, 23:14

French prosecutors open probe of possible crimes linked to Jeffrey Epstein Epstein, a former friend of Presidents Donald Trump and Bill Clinton, was arrested in July after he flew to the U.S. from Paris. He died by suicide in...
2019-08-23, 23:14

Switch off your phone and get lost in a gallery | Letters Readers respond to Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett’s piece about selfie culture in art galleriesI was pleased to read Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett’s criticism of sel...
2019-08-23, 22:56

'I hereby order': Trump mocked for highly formal, meaningless decree Trump’s demand that US companies boycott China, which he doesn’t have the power to enforce, inspired responses on TwitterLeaning further into a burgeo...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Amazon removes hundreds of toxic and unsafe products after news report Wall Street Journal found that more than 4,000 items for sale on Amazon have been declared unsafe by federal agenciesAmazon has removed hundreds of to...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Here's how the 10-year Treasury note is impacting mortgage rates Douglas Duncan, Fannie Mae chief economist, and Skylar Olsen, Zillow director of economic research, join "The Exchange" to discuss the impact mortgage...
2019-08-23, 22:56

VMAs 2019: Everything you need to know about this year's show The MTV Video Music Awards, aka the VMAs, will make their New Jersey debut Monday, Aug. 26 at the Prudential Center in Newark.    ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Taylor Swift 'Lover' reviews: Critics are enamored by the 'earnest,' 'romantic' new album Critics are falling in love with Taylor Swift's album "Lover," saying it shows a new side of Swift and has a positively free and calm sound. ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Missy Elliott claims her icon status with new 'Iconology' EP, 'Throw It Back' music video Missy Elliott is back with a new EP, "Iconology," her first project in 14 years. She also released a new music video for the track "Throw It Back." &...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Iconic VMAs performances show the awards aren't what they used to be The MTV Video Music Awards used to be known for lavish performances with big-name artists. Now they're just meh.       ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Robert Downey Jr. announces Rolling Stones' 'cosmic' honor: Martian rock named after band Robert Downey Jr. announced NASA's big secret Thursday night at the Rose Bowl. A Martian rock will be named after the rock band: 'Rolling St...
2019-08-23, 22:56

More than 100,000 people back petition to save Belgravia flats where Duchess of Cornwall lived More than 100,000 people have signed a petition opposing plans to demolish the "aristo-flats" where Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall began t...
2019-08-23, 22:56

St Pancras delays: Commuters stuck in train tunnel for two hours forced to walk along track due to cable problems Commuters were forced to walk along train tracks to St Pancras station after overhead cable problems left them stuck in a tunnel for two hours on Frid...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Brazil's leader Jair Bolsonaro looks to send in army to battle Amazon fires amid international outcry Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro has said he might send the military to battle the massive blazes engulfing the Amazon amid an international outcry....
2019-08-23, 22:56

College football national television schedule for the 2019-20 season Want to know how to watch the biggest games college football games this season? Here's a list of the broadcast schedule.     ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Cam Newton suffers mid-foot sprain, Panthers 'cautiously optimistic' on Week 1 return Cam Newton made an early exit Thursday night against the Patriots, but the Panthers are hopeful their QB will be healed in time for Week 1.  ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Dolphins coach Brian Flores says playing Jay-Z songs during practice meant to 'challenge' Kenny Stills Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores wanted to 'challenge' receiver Kenny Stills by playing eight consecutive Jay-Z songs during a recent pract...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Yankees vs. Dodgers: This weekend's matchup could be World Series preview This is a weekend to dream on, a collision of two teams who happen to share an October history unlike any other World Series rivals.   ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Report: Robert Nkemdiche is so out of shape that he couldn't complete a run across the field With the Dolphins the latest team to take a chance on Robert Nkemdiche, it's really not looking much better for the former first-round pick. ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov suspended four years by IIHF for positive cocaine test Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov tested positive for cocaine during May's world championships and has been suspended four years by IIHF.  &...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Man who admitted to fatally stabbing Iowa State golfer sentenced to life in prison Collin Richards, who pleaded guilty to fatally stabbing Iowa State University golfer Celia Barquin Arozamena, has been sentenced to life in prison. &...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Former No. 1 player Andy Roddick skeptical of U.S. Open's spotlight on Coco Gauff Andy Roddick, the 2003 U.S. Open champion, said he wishes tournament's organizers wouldn't put so much of a spotlight on Cori "Coco" Gauff, ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Wisconsin receiver Quintez Cephus cleared to play after reinstatement Quintez Cephus was suspended Wisconsin for the 2018 season after being charged with sexual assault. He is now eligible after his acquittal.  ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Love 'em, hate 'em, respect 'em: The biggest villains across current sports landscape What would sports be without our villains? The athletes we love to hate. Here's a look at the biggest villains across the modern sports landscape...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard shuts down Indians, then burns them on Twitter New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard delivered six scoreless innings against the Cleveland Indians before owning them on Twitter.    ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Only one 'Tom Terrific': Patriots QB Tom Brady denied trademark by U.S. Patent and Trademark Office New England Patriots QB Tom Brady applied for the "Tom Terrific" trademark, but the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office denied the request Thursday. ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

New York Giants RB Saquon Barkley helps Browns QB Baker Mayfield connect with Daniel Jones New York Giants RB Saquon Barkley helped Browns QB Baker Mayfield explain his comments to rookie Giants QB Daniel Jones.     ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Carli Loyd after booting 55-yard FG: 'I've definitely got some inquiries' "Anything's possible, but right now, I'm strictly a soccer player, and we'll see what the future holds," USWNT legend Carli Lloyd said ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

A lot is on the line when Florida and Miami (Fla.) renew rivalry in college football opener Florida and Miami (Fla.) have met just six times since 1987, but the renewal of the college football rivalry in the season opener has plenty at stake....
2019-08-23, 22:56

Champion skier Lindsey Vonn, NHL star P.K. Subban are engaged New Jersey Devils defenseman P.K. Subban proposed to retired Olympic champion skier Lindsey Vonn last month at their LA home. The couple met in 2017. ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Ex-NFL lineman Barry Bennett, wife found dead; son sought as suspect Former NFL lineman Barry Bennett and his wife were found Wednesday after a friend went to their Minnesota home for a welfare check.    ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Trevor Lawrence leads Tua Tagovailoa in USA TODAY Network's preseason Heisman Watch The race for college football's top individual prize has Clemson's Trevor Lawrence leading Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa in the preseason He...
2019-08-23, 22:56

The most memorable TV chefs Stewart, Boudain and Hollywood make up part of the recipe that is our favorite chefs from the small screen.        ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Anthony Bourdain left behind a documentary series about Detroit. But will it be seen? When Anthony Bourdain died in 2018, he was executive producing a documentary series about Detroit's history. Now its makers are trying to get it ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Meet the Researchers Working to Make Sure Artificial Intelligence Is a Force for Good With glass interior walls, exposed plumbing and a staff of young researchers dressed like Urban Outfitters models, New York University’s AI Now ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Vaping May Have Caused an Illinois Patient to Die From a Respiratory Illness An Illinois resident who was hospitalized with a respiratory illness linked to vaping has died, according to the state’s public health officials...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Latest Blue Bell ice cream licker jailed for criminal mischief One Texas man likely won’t be getting the last laugh for recently licking a tub of Blue Bell ice cream and returning it to the frozen shelf of a local...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Russ Conway, 70, Dies; His Reporting Led to a Hockey Boss’s Downfall He detailed the corrupt acts of the head of the N.H.L. players’ union, laying the groundwork for successful prosecutions in the United States and Cana...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Lawyer in Ohio State Abuse Scandal Says Number of Accusers Has Surpassed 300 Ohio State and a growing group of men who sued the university claiming they were sexually abused by a team doctor decades ago are in negotiations on a...
2019-08-23, 22:56

N.B.A. Closes Luke Walton Sexual Assault Investigation The league said it did not find “sufficient basis” for a former sports reporter’s allegations against Walton, the head coach of the Sacramento Kings....
2019-08-23, 22:56

Northern Calif. fire threatens over 1,000 homes Firefighters are working through the night to contain a Northern California wildfire that's threatening about 1,100 homes and prompted evacuatio...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Gabby Giffords speaks to Texas town hall on guns Former U.S. congresswoman and shooting survivor Gabby Giffords briefly spoke at a town hall meeting in El Paso, Texas on Thursday night. (Aug. 23) &#...
2019-08-23, 22:56

White supremacy in America: Can parents stop online radicalization? Digital platforms often shield those ripe for radicalization from being detected by family members who can't, or won't, see the signs. ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

AP Top Stories August 23 A Here's the latest for Friday August 23rd: Protests start in France ahead of G7; Bernie Sanders introduces climate plan; Sacramento light rail acc...
2019-08-23, 22:56

WWI ghost fleet becomes first US National Marine Sanctuary since 2000 An area in Maryland that’s home to abandoned World War I-era steamships has been designated a new national marine sanctuary.    ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

California to build world's largest highway overpass for wildlife – not cars – above U.S. 101 Transportation officials and conservationists plan to build an above-ground wildlife crossing over a major Southern California highway.   &...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Dozens injured after light rail train derails in California At least 27 people were injured in the light rail derailment in Sacramento, with 13 taken to hospitals. None of the injuries were life-threatening. &...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Man freed from prison doesn't blame rape victim for incarceration A jury convicted James Clay of rape in 2017, but new information casts doubt he was responsible for what happened in 1997. New trial decision to come....
2019-08-23, 22:56

Viral Blue Bell saga continues: Third ice cream licker arrested in Texas D'Adrien Anderson, 24, posted a viral video of himself licking a carton of Blue Bell ice cream at a Walmart in Port Arthur, Texas. He was arreste...
2019-08-23, 22:56

First Flush of Fame: Bethany Joy Lenz Bethany Joy Lenz says that when she first experienced fame, "she didn't really know how to process it." (Aug. 23)      ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

First Flush of Fame: Loretta Devine Fame has its ups and downs, says Loretta Devine - including being unable to "go anywhere without people bothering you." (Aug. 23)    &...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Keep city as white 'as much as possible,' council candidate says, stunning forum in Michigan Jean Cramer, a candidate for city council in Marysville, Michigan, made the comment at Thursday night in response to a question about diversity. ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Scientists think toxic algae may be to blame for Florida's stumbling panthers, bobcats Florida's fish and wildlife agency has confirmed that one panther and one bobcat have shown positive results for neurological damage.  ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Jeffrey Epstein's network: Who's who in his circle Jeffrey Epstein was connected to many celebrities, scientists and politicians. Who's who of his network, explained.     ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Ex-wife, children of Atlanta surgeon Christopher Edwards found dead in apparent murder-suicide Authorities say they believe Marsha Edwards shot Christopher Edwards Jr. and Erin Edwards before turning the gun on herself.     ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Stuffed animal deploys overseas with Marine Corps Marine Corps Gunnery Sgt. Manuel Rios discovered his sons' stuffed elephant named Ellie in his bag three weeks into his deployment. He decided to...
2019-08-23, 22:56

An iPad and a really long plane ride pulled off this proposal Admelyz Bueno was handed an iPad and told to watch a video. She had no idea that by the end of it, she'd find out her boyfriend traveled more tha...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Small plane makes emergency landing on FL roadway Three people aboard a small plane escaped without injuries when the plane landed Friday on U.S. 1, also known as Federal Highway, in Hobe Sound, Flori...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Illinois officials claim possible first death from vaping-related illness; investigation ongoing An Illinois resident who had recently vaped and was hospitalized with severe respiratory illness has died, Illinois Department of Public Health said. ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Seth Moulton ends 2020 Democratic White House bid Massachusetts Rep. Seth Moulton is exiting the Democratic presidential primary race, becoming the second 2020 candidate to drop out this week. Moulton...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Adoring fans of 'jumbo-sized' cat weighing 26 pounds crash shelter's website Weighing in at 26 pounds, Mr. B — short for Beejay — is a precious big cat waiting to be adopted at the Morris Animal Refuge in Philadelph...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Embrace the Cloud: Rob Hart chills with dystopian thriller ‘The Warehouse’ In Rob Hart's terrifying near-future dystopia "The Warehouse," a spy named Zinnia tries to bring down a massive tech company called "Cloud." ...
2019-08-23, 22:56

Calls to boycott Jimmy John's resurface over elephant photo with sandwich chain's founder Hashtag #BoycottJimmyJohns was trending Friday with calls for a boycott after a photo of founder Jimmy John Liautaud with an elephant resurfaced. &#...
2019-08-23, 22:28

| Brazil president says France's Macron has 'colonialist mentality' over Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro blasted his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron as having a "colonialist mentality" for rallying G-7 countries to ad...
2019-08-23, 22:28

| US man with gun cache charged for threatening to shoot up hotel A US man with a large home arsenal was charged Thursday for allegedly threatening to open fire at a Los Angeles hotel, as the United States reels from...
2019-08-23, 22:28

| UN, France raise concern over Amazon wildfires 'crisis' Paris and the United Nations have called for the protection of the fire-plagued Amazon rainforest as Brazil's right-wing president accused his French ...
2019-08-23, 22:28

| WATCH: US charges 80 people, mostly Nigerians, in $46m internet scam US authorities have announced charges against 80 people, most of them Nigerians, in a wide-ranging fraud and money laundering operation that netted mi...
2019-08-23, 22:28

| Bolsonaro mulls deploying army to combat Amazon fires Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said Friday he is considering deploying the army to help combat fires raging in the Amazon rainforest, as a growing ...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Protesters in Hong Kong form human chain that could span 25 miles Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong formed a human chain in their latest demonstration on Friday, which organizers hope will span 25 miles long. Org...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Michigan high school getting extreme makeover to thwart mass shootings A high school in Michigan is being redesigned to diminish the impact of a would-be mass shooter, complete with curved hallways and cement barricades f...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Son sought in ‘suspicious deaths’ of ex-Jet Barry Bennett, wife A former defensive lineman for the New York Jets and his wife were found dead in a rural Minnesota home – and detectives are searching for the couple’...
2019-08-23, 22:28

French officials probing whether Jeffrey Epstein committed sex crimes there An investigation has been launched into whether Jeffrey Epstein committed any sex crimes on French territories or against any French minors – a probe ...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Tourist allegedly choked to death in Thai hotel after confronting noisy guest A British tourist in Thailand was allegedly choked to death in a hotel fight after telling a fellow guest to keep the noise down. Amitpal Singh Bajaj,...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Vanity Fair’s Graydon Carter found severed cat head outside home amid Jeffrey Epstein reporting Vanity Fair editor-in-chief Graydon Carter made a disturbing discovery on his front lawn — the severed head of a cat — just after he assigned a report...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Kentucky high school teacher charged with raping 15-year-old student A high school science teacher in Kentucky was busted for having sex with a 15-year-old boy in her car and at her home over summer break, authorities s...
2019-08-23, 22:28

David Koch’s donations helped positively shape New York City Philanthropist David Koch left his mark on New York City by donating hundreds of millions of dollars to medical and cultural institutions — including ...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Mom forced to breastfeed son on train floor when no one offered her a seat Sophie Molineux, 22, her toddler Chester Moore and partner Rob Moore were heading from Shropshire to Ludlow for a family outing Tuesday when they coul...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Homeless man sentenced to 364 days for attacks on women in East Village A homeless man was slapped with a 364-day sentence for assaulting two women after he went on a drunken rampage in the East Village in July 2018. Carlo...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Kenneth Saal hired attorney before being suspected in Carolyn Byington’s murder Employees, including Saal, at marketing firm Engine Group in Princeton were interviewed by investigators after Byington’s slaying and before Saal got ...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Deutsche Bank, Capital One refuse to admit if they have Trump’s tax returns A lawyer for Deutsche Bank is refusing to say whether or not his institution has President Trump’s tax returns — despite repeated question...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for malignant tumor on pancreas in new cancer scare Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has undergone radiation treatment for a malignant tumor that was discovered on her pancreas – and there is “no evidence of...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Trump talks to Danish prime minister after spat over Greenland purchase Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen had a phone conversation with President Trump Thursday after their dispute about the commander-in-chief’s desi...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Another bizarre painting found in Jeffrey Epstein’s New Mexico ranch Jeffrey Epstein didn’t limit his tacky taste in art to his Upper East Side townhouse — his multi-million-dollar New Mexico ranch was home...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Trump jokes about tanking stock market, rips Seth Moulton — ‘whoever that may be’ The stock market plummeted by more than 560 points Friday after President Trump threatened to retaliate against China’s new tariffs on US goods — but ...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Michael Bennet blasts DNC for restrictive debate rules The first 2020 hopeful to speak at the Democratic National Committee’s candidate forum Friday blasted the Democratic National Committee’s ...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro may send troops to battle Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Friday that he may use his country’s military to battle the record number of wildfires burning out of co...
2019-08-23, 22:28

U.S. Treasury Prices Climb Amid Trade Turmoil U.S. government bond prices surged—pushing the yield on the 10-year Treasury note to its lowest level since August 2016—as investors flocked to safer ...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Donald Trump Lashes Out At China, Vows Quick Response To Tariffs US President Donald Trump lashed out at Beijing and vowed a quick response to China's plans for new tariffs, while ordering American companies to leav...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Facebook bans ads from The Epoch Times after huge pro-Trump buy By hiding its multimillion-dollar dark money ad spend, the organization bypassed Facebook's political advertising transparency rules, NBC News re...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Amazon hosts thousands of unsafe or banned products, new investigation finds Amazon shows numerous listings for toys and medications that lack the proper health risks to children, as well as sleeping mats previously banned by t...
2019-08-23, 22:28

VMware adjusting for a 'two trading-bloc world' as US-China trade war escalates, says CEO American companies are having to adjust accordingly to operating in two distinct Chinese and American marketplaces as the trade war escalates, Patrick...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Apple and chip stocks slide after Trump orders US companies to look for alternative to China Semiconductor and Apple shares slid after President Trump said U.S. companies should "immediately start looking for an alternative" to operations in C...
2019-08-23, 22:28

With Time Running Short, Patriots Unlikely to Make White House Visit They won the Super Bowl on Feb. 3. But since then the team and the White House have not agreed on a date, though both sides say politics has nothing t...
2019-08-23, 22:28

Ford Workers Who Sued Over Sexual Harassment Face Setback A judge ruled that a lawsuit filed by 33 women cannot proceed as a class-action suit. The women said that harassment was endemic at two Chicago plants...
2019-08-23, 22:00

iDevices' Alexa-powered smart light switch finally goes on sale One of the problems with smart homes is the variety of different devices and software you need to automate different parts of your house. iDevice is a...
2019-08-23, 22:00

'Beyond’ delivers the ‘No Man’s Sky’ experience I was waiting for If there was ever a game that rode its hype train off a cliff, it's No Man's Sky, which burned bright right up until the moment people got t...
2019-08-23, 22:00

‘Streets of Rage 4’ is shaping up to be a worthy sequel Streets of Rage 4's announcement landed with a bit of a thud. The original trilogy of Genesis games is beloved, and for many remains the benchmar...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Google's internal community guidelines discourage political discussions Today, Google released a new set of community guidelines that bans political discussions inside the company and reminds Googlers that they are respons...
2019-08-23, 22:00

'Dark Crystal: Tactics' and the evolution of Netflix's video game strategy Stranger Things was Netflix's first experiment with making video games. Developed by Texas studio BonusXP, the Stranger Things mobile game came o...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Americans are waiting three years to replace their phones, study finds A new study released by Strategy Analytics reflects the current state of the smartphone industry. Apparently, consumers in the US -- Baby Boomers, in ...
2019-08-23, 22:00

The best external graphics card enclosure By Andrew Cunningham This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial p...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Riot Games settles class action lawsuit over sexist culture In May, more than 150 Riot Games employees walked out of their offices in Los Angeles. The protest was held to draw attention to what the workers alle...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Sega is becoming its weird and wonderful self again Sega is in an unexpectedly good place right now. The company was never on top of the industry; it's been beaten by Nintendo, by Sony, by the decl...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Sphero acquires LittleBits and its set of scientific toys The popular STEAM education company Sphero announced today that it has acquired LittleBits. You may remember LittleBits as the company behind toys tha...
2019-08-23, 22:00

'El Hijo' is a Spaghetti Western stealth game with heart The art at the top of El Hijo's website says it all. A young boy in a red poncho stands at the edge of a cliff, overlooking a sun-bleached desert...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Bugged cell location data prompts Denmark to review 10,000 court cases Authorities in Denmark are reviewing more than 10,000 court cases to see if flawed cellphone location data may have led to wrongful convictions, accor...
2019-08-23, 22:00

'World's first' solar-powered rail line opens in the UK Some trains in the UK are now running on a rail line powered entirely by a solar farm in what's said to be a world first. Around 100 panels are k...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Yakuza's many remasters are about to pay off big time Ryu Ga Gotoku (RGG) Studio is in a fantastic position. The Sega-owned developer has just released Judgment, a well-received detective game starring Ja...
2019-08-23, 22:00

China's latest retaliatory tariffs could pose trouble for Tesla The escalating trade war between the US and China could have particularly steep consequences for car brands. China's Finance Ministry has announ...
2019-08-23, 22:00

OnePlus TV will run ‘optimized’ Android TV software Following the news that OnePlus will release its first TV this September in India, company CEO Pete Lau has shared additional information about the pl...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Netflix test brings human-curated 'Collections' to streaming Netflix leans on algorithms for virtually all of its show suggestions, but it's trying something radical: curation from real, honest-to-goodness ...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Two New Books Have Anglophiles and Bibliophiles Covered “Human Relations and Other Difficulties” gathers acute, witty essays and reviews by Mary-Kay Wilmers, and “Faber & Faber,” by Toby Faber, tells the hi...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Drug-resistant salmonella linked to soft cheese, beef sickens hundreds: CDC A multidrug-resistant strain of salmonella that has sickened hundreds has been linked to Mexican-style soft cheese and beef, the Centers for Disease C...
2019-08-23, 22:00

CBP seizes 52,000 gun parts at LA port worth $378,000 U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it has seized more than 52,000 firearms parts from China, worth more than $378,000, at a port in Southern Cali...
2019-08-23, 22:00

27 injured in Northern California light rail train collision Authorities said Friday more than two dozen people have been injured in Northern California by a collision involving two trains on a commuter rail lin...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Pete Buttigieg unveils mental health plan that includes $100B investment Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg unveiled a mental health care plan Friday that includes dedicating $100 billion to a community innova...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Conservationists sue Trump administration over Endangered Species Act Conservationists sued the Trump administration Wednesday for its interpretation of the Endangered Species Act that they said considerably weakens prot...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Seth Moulton to drop out of 2020 Democratic primary race The Democratic presidential field grew smaller again Friday, with Rep. Seth Moulton dropping out of the race -- saying only three candidates are in se...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Gallup: Americans' confidence in economy down, but still strong Americans' confidence in the U.S. economy has dipped slightly since last month and more than 40 percent say things are getting worse, new research sai...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Justice Dept. apologizes for email link to anti-Semitic blog The U.S. Justice Department has apologized for sending an email to immigration courts this week that contained a link to a white nationalist website....
2019-08-23, 22:00

Special Illinois prosecutor named to investigate Jussie Smollett case An Illinois judge appointed a former U.S. Attorney as a special prosecutor Friday to lead an investigation into actor Jussie Smollett's report he was ...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Appeals court hands Qualcomm victory in FTC antitrust case A federal appeals court on Friday temporarily handed technology firm Qualcomm a reprieve from a prior antitrust ruling, which said the company must gr...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Feds fear EMP 'meltdown' of nuclear power plants The federal government’s new focus on preventing disaster in a natural or terrorist electromagnetic pulse attack is drawing attention to a lack of tes...
2019-08-23, 22:00

GOP Oversight report finds ‘no evidence’ Interior’s Bernhardt hid meetings Charges that Interior Secretary David Bernhardt violated ethics rules by holding secret meetings with former oil industry pals were “disproved” by Hou...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Try a 'Brick' Workout to Spice Up Your Swimming I was a runner first. Then I started bike commuting. When I learned to swim, it wasn’t long before I thought: this is the missing piece! I can be a tr...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Everything You Need to Survive Back-to-School Season My son starts third grade next week, and this is the first year where instead of being all, “Yay for friends and learning!” he’s more like, “yeah, sch...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Watch This Heartrending Short Film About How to Pack a Suitcase Learn how to efficiently pack a suitcase, and maybe cry while you’re at it. This touching stop-motion short, based on a piece of flash fiction by auth...
2019-08-23, 22:00

It's Okay to Overpack Your Gadgets With This $9 Organizer Hello, my name is Shep McAllister, and I’m a gadget pack rat. I can’t leave for an overnight trip without, like, 10 different cables, three wall charg...
2019-08-23, 22:00

If Your Google Calendar Events Just Disappeared on Your Mac, Try These Temporary Fixes That’s what I get for not touching my Mac in a day or so. Thanks to a tip from Lifehacker reader David (no relation), we can now confirm that Mac user...
2019-08-23, 22:00

David Allen's Favorite Productivity Books for Fans of 'Getting Things Done' David Allen, author of the productivity bible Getting Things Done, shares his five favorite books on productivity in a new interview on the site Five ...
2019-08-23, 22:00

How to Claw Your Way Out of a Financial Pit of Despair When you decide to work towards a big financial goal, getting motivated at the start comes naturally. You’re excited to start chipping away. When you’...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Take This Quiz to Learn How to Tip When You Travel Many of us know how to tip when we’re in a restaurant, coffee shop, or hair salon. What about when we’re traveling? Aside from the taxi and rideshare ...
2019-08-23, 22:00

How to Identify Scam Listings on Airbnb On a recent Reddit thread, u/brunoflourenco shared their experience with an Airbnb listing in London—which turned out to be a fake. “We get there, kno...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Find Your Favorite Show's Easter Eggs on the TVDetails Subreddit Some TV shows have too many jokes to catch with just one watch: Arrested Development, 30 Rock, Bojack Horseman, The Simpsons, Community. Some use fore...
2019-08-23, 22:00

What Are Your Favorite Apps for Taking Notes? The internet and subsequent rise of smartphones and cloud storage have revolutionized the act of taking notes. It’s easier than ever to save your thou...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Think Pink with a Campari-Spiked Shandy Happy weekend, everyone, and welcome back to 3-Ingredient Happy Hour, the weekly drink column featuring super-simple yet delicious libations. Claire i...
2019-08-23, 22:00

New Users Can Get Free Spotify Premium for 3 Months If you haven’t tried Spotify Premium yet, now you can take the music service for a test drive for three months for free before you’ll have to start pa...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Don't Wear Contact Lenses While Showering or Swimming Contact lens technology has improved drastically since the days when your only option was putting hard plastic chips on your eyeball. But even with al...
2019-08-23, 22:00

How to Try Out Apple's New iCloud Website (and Reminders) Apple’s Reminders app—an incredibly helpful way to stay organized on iOS and macOS—is once again available via your web browser, thanks to an updated ...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Save Your Job Description for Future Salary Negotiations You’ve got the employment warm and fuzzies—at least for now. After a long application process that included at least one phone interview and two in-pe...
2019-08-23, 22:00

You Can Now Defer Your Student Loans While Undergoing Cancer Treatment Last year, a law went into effect that should allow cancer patients to pause their federal student loans while undergoing treatment and for six months...
2019-08-23, 22:00

You Can Write Your Grocery List On the Front of This $99 Mini Fridge We’re deep in the heart of mini fridge season at the moment, and if you still haven’t picked one up for your back-to-school needs, this $99 model is o...
2019-08-23, 22:00

College Students Can Now Get Sirius XM for $4 a Month If you’re currently enrolled in a college or university, then Sirius XM has a deal for you. The satellite radio company is offering students the abili...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Stocks, Bond Yields Fall on Trade Tensions The Dow dropped 600 points after China said it would impose retaliatory tariffs and President Trump vowed to respond. Treasury yields also sank, as di...
2019-08-23, 22:00

With security improving in DR Congo’s Kasai, thousands of refugees head home from Angola As security has improved in the restive Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), some 8,500 refugees have left the Lóvua settlement in ...
2019-08-23, 22:00

Wikileaks death: Dutch hacking expert 'had kayaking accident' Arjen Kamphuis disappeared in mysterious circumstances in the Norwegian Fjords and his body has never been found. Police now say he most likely died i...
2019-08-23, 22:00

World's largest biplane crashes in Austria The Antonov 2 aircraft was produced for more than fifty years and is still used for sightseeing flights. There were no reports of injuries at the scen...
2019-08-23, 22:00

What is Russia hiding after 'Skyfall' radioactive blast? After an explosion at a Russian missile-testing site led to a surge in radiation, five monitoring stations went offline. This did not happen by chance...
2019-08-23, 22:00

If you thought we’d never fit Hotel Transylvania and “penis cake” into the same headline, you were wrong God bless Miley Cyrus for making all of our non-eternal-Hemsworth-matrimony-based dreams come true today, as the singer-songwriter finally allowed us ...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Holy shit, that’s Christina Hendricks’ hand on the American Beauty poster Although its critical reception has, uh, drifted a bit over the last 20 years—exacerbated by, among other things, a series of sexual-assault allegatio...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Telling Lies’ voyeurism makes you wonder: “Should I actually be watching this?” Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Flula Borg shows Conan his new music video with Ninja Sex Party, about a certain lazy Sunday Comedian, actor, YouTube fixture, and DJ Flula Borg is a frequent enough Conan guest that longtime Conan O’Brien co-host Andy Richter had better start...
2019-08-23, 21:42

You can trace the quippy fun of Marvel blockbusters straight back to Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid 1969 must have been a wild time to be alive. America was fighting with itself over civil rights and Vietnam. Teddy Kennedy crashed his car and killed ...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Everyone is appalled by Wario's poor excuse for nipples This week, the official Twitter account of Sega posted a 4-minute clip of the upcoming Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The vide...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Disney+ has announced its launch-day lineup featuring Jeff Goldblum, Anna Kendrick, and more Disney+ just confirmed a string of original programming that will be available on launch day, November 12, along with a first look at their individual...
2019-08-23, 21:42

We have Da Vinci Code's Dan Brown to thank for this online archive of the world's largest occult library Say what you will about Dan Brown’s virtues as a novelist, but the Da Vinci Code author has now cemented himself as a true patron of the (forbidden) a...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Director Paul Downs Colaizzo on how Brittany Runs A Marathon avoids clichés It’s easy when you see the trailer for Brittany Runs A Marathon to think “oh great. Another movie about a drunk, overweight girl realizing she’s unhea...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Bless this man who tried and failed to sit on a toilet for 165 hours straight Last month, in order to break the world record for longest time spent sitting on a toilet, Filip’s Place bar in Ostend set up a porcelain throne wher...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Gideon, set a course for sadness: Brandon Routh and Courtney Ford are leaving Legends Of Tomorrow Brandon Routh couldn’t quite cut it as Superman, but he found success with another superhero, Ray “The Atom” Palmer (or, as we so affectionately call ...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Fox News brainiacs warn against the dangers of "shooting up" weed Well, the dipshits over at Fox News have gone and done it again. In the past, the network has picked on gun control activist teenagers, said it’s not ...
2019-08-23, 21:42

5 new releases we love: Jay Som gets smooth, Missy throws it back, and more There’s a lot of music out there. To help you cut through all the noise, every week The A.V. Club is rounding up A-Sides, five recent releases we thin...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Idris Elba's cameo on Taylor Swift's "London Boy" nearly makes up for its impossibly lame lyrics Today, Taylor Swift released her much-anticipated Lover, an 18-track collection of sparkly love songs featuring production by Jack Antonoff and collab...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Jada Pinkett Smith on Angel Has Fallen, Red Table Talk, and staying home Jada Pinkett Smith hadn’t acted in two years before she signed on to Angel Has Fallen, but it wasn’t like she was sitting around twiddling her thumbs....
2019-08-23, 21:42

Barack Obama, who's been doing a lot of reading lately, shares some book recommendations Barack Obama, the former president who’s demonstrated a fine taste in pop culture—unlike that other guy who just fast-forwards through Bloodsport—has ...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Bank Holidays 2019: Know About The Dates Before You Head To The Bank Bank Holidays 2019: Bank holidays are closed on seconD and fourth Saturdays of the month and on Sundays. They are also shut on national holidays and f...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Higher Tax On Foreign Investors Withdrawn, Says Nirmala Sitharaman Giving in to the demands of overseas investors, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday announced rollback of enhanced surcharge on foreign port...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Nirmala Sitharaman Outlines Plan To Rein In "Tax Terrorism" Amidst concerns of rising harassment of corporates by tax officials and authorities, Finance Minister on Friday said that the government would take me...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Dalai Lama To Be Invited For Guru Nanak's Birth Anniversary: Minister Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama will be among a host of dignitaries who will be invited to join the 550th birth anniversary celebrations of Si...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Angel Tax Provisions For Start-Ups Removed: Nirmala Sitharaman In a major relief to entrepreneurs and startups, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday announced that the 'angel tax' provision will be withdr...
2019-08-23, 21:42

2 Pregnant Women Rescued In Chopper From Flood-Hit Uttarakhand After incidents of cloudbursts, the Uttarakhand government sent teams of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) an...
2019-08-23, 21:42

CBI Seeks Help From 5 Countries In INX Media Probe: Sources The CBI has contacted five countries for information on shell companies and bank accounts to identify the manner in which kickbacks were allegedly rou...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Rahul Gandhi, Other Opposition Leaders To Visit J&K Tomorrow Congress's Rahul Gandhi and leaders from various opposition parties will visit Jammu and Kashmir tomorrow where restrictions have been imposed since t...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Claim Of Devotee Cannot Be Adverse To Deity: Top Court To Nirmohi Akhara The Supreme Court on Friday told Nirmohi Akhara, which has said the lawsuit of "Ram Lalla" be rejected and the disputed land in Ayodhya be given to it...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Food Cooked With Animal Fat Served In Madhya Pradesh Schools: Official A self-help group was allegedly found using animal fat to prepare mid-day meals for students at two schools in a Madhya Pradesh village during a surpr...
2019-08-23, 21:42

"Made In India" Written All Over "Little Sun" Being Created In France The world's best scientists are trying to create a miniature Sun on Earth to tap its fusion energy, costing over Euro 20 billion and India is a full p...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Girl, 6, Raped By Three 10-Year-Old Boys In Chhattisgarh School: Police A Class I student of a government school in Chattisgarh's capital Raipur was raped allegedly by three 10-year-old schoolmates, police said on Friday....
2019-08-23, 21:42

BSF Officer And Wife Declared Foreigners In Assam, Tribunal Orders Arrest Two months after a former army soldier was declared a foreigner and sent to a detention camp amid work on the National Register of Citizens list in As...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Shashi Tharoor Latest Congress Leader To Back Jairam Ramesh's PM Comments Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has come out in support of party colleague Jairam Ramesh on Friday, saying "demonising" Narendra Modi was "wrong" and t...
2019-08-23, 21:42

PM Modi Unveils Memorial For Victims Of 2 Air India Crashes In France Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated a memorial in the honour of the victims of two Air India crashes at the foothills of the Mont Blanc...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Till Late October, A Gandhi Film Every Week At Victoria Memorial There is no record of Mahatma Gandhi ever visiting Kolkata's iconic Victoria Memorial in his lifetime, nor of him saying anything about the monument. ...
2019-08-23, 21:42

NBA, Kings close Walton sexual assault case Investigators for the Sacramento Kings and NBA determined that, based on available evidence, there was "not a sufficient basis to support" the sexual ...
2019-08-23, 21:42

What Is Vegan Leather, and Should You Be Wearing It? Environmentally conscious consumers are fretting about not just what they eat. Some have started to shun clothes and other products made from animal h...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Deforestation When it comes to saving the world’s rainforests, governments can make a big difference, and fast. Take Indonesia, which in 2012 surpassed Brazil as th...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Emmanuel Macron’s Bittersweet Brexit Victory Boris Johnson is proving the French leader right on the dangers of letting the U.K. withdrawal drag on too long. But there’s no cause for celebration....
2019-08-23, 21:42

Phone companies, state attorneys general announce broad campaign to fight robocalls Twelve of the country's largest telephone companies on Thursday pledged to implement new technology that would spot and block robocalls while helping ...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Dick’s Sporting Goods reports strong earnings as it experiments with reducing gun sales Dick’s Sporing Goods on Thursday announced same store sales for the second quarter increased 3.2 percent, representing the company’s strongest quarter...
2019-08-23, 21:42

The war inside Palantir: Data-mining firm’s ties to ICE under attack by employees So far, Palantir has stood firm in its support of the government, even as employees and activist groups say there is growing evidence that Palantir le...
2019-08-23, 21:42

The Apple Card is a beautiful baby bird and should be handled as such An Apple Card support page warns if the titanium credit card comes into contact with leather or denim, the interaction could cause “permanent discolor...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Work Advice: I applied for a job with my friend’s ex-boss Working for a friend’s ex-boss can be like dating a friend’s ex. It can work, but everyone has to be grown-ups and you need a clear view of the reason...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Fraudsters tried to steal more than $40 million in one of the biggest online scam cases in U.S. history “In some cases, the victims thought they were communicating with U.S. servicemen stationed overseas, when in fact, they were emailing with con men,” a...
2019-08-23, 21:42

California wildfire plan shows how we can adapt to threat of natural disasters Last month, the California legislature passed a proposal to reduce the risk that utility power lines will spark wildfires and to socialize the cost of...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Anna Jones’ fig recipes | The Modern Cook A bounty of ripe figs makes a jammy topping for a herby goat’s cheese tart and a squishy treat with caramelised onions and manchego on toastI think my...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Cocktail of the Week: The Refuge’s Come As You Are gin cocktail This twist on a summer English spritz uses Earl Grey-infused gin - just add plenty strawberries to garnishWe came up with this fantastic party sharer ...
2019-08-23, 21:42

From ‘Just married’ jackets to whiskey and french fries: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekClassy caddies The designer Matthew Williamson has teamed up with Newby Teas to create three eye‑catchin...
2019-08-23, 21:42

How to wear a seasonless sweater | Kenya Hunt Buy the nicest quality you can find, hold on to it and rewear it oftenIn theory, summer is about breezy shorts, swimsuits and diaphanous dresses. But ...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Fashion houses launch manifesto to improve green credentials Coalition of 32 companies will present its Fashion Pact at the G7 summit in BiarritzA coalition of 32 of the world’s largest fashion groups and brands...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Will you marry us, mate? Why couples are choosing friends to conduct their weddings It’s your big day, so why let a stranger run the show? Three couples explain why they opted for the personal touchMy partner hated the idea of having ...
2019-08-23, 21:42

When did we lose interest in hobbies? | Coco Khan Remember hobbies? It’s what people had before we became personal brands, primed to earn above all elseRecently I dropped by a friend’s flat unannounce...
2019-08-23, 21:42

My two-year-old has become a bully while I’m working abroad Your son needs to be prepared for your departures, says Annalisa Barbieri – and for your returnsMy son is two years old. He has recently started bully...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Does overconsumption of bad TV lead to populism? | Oliver Burkeman Every hour you’re sitting in front of a rubbish cartoon is an hour you’re not reading or exploring the physical worldThe world is such a confusing pla...
2019-08-23, 21:42

I no longer desire my husband and want to end our marriage I am in love with someone else, but my husband doesn’t want us to split up and I feel guilty at putting my own happiness before my family’sI have no s...
2019-08-23, 21:42

G7 leaders to hold emergency talks over Amazon wildfires crisis Brazil’s handling of fires to top agenda in Biarritz as France and Ireland threaten to block trade dealAmazon fires: what is happening and is there an...
2019-08-23, 21:42

They've Got the Power, We've Got the Black Ass Game Some truths are undeniable; among them: that Power on Starz is unmatched. The show is brimming with grit, betrayal and ALL the drama. And for this goo...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Facebook’s ‘cryptocurrency’ Libra may be in more trouble than we thought Facebook‘s ‘cryptocurrency’ Libra may be in even deeper trouble than we thought if a recent report is anything to go by. According to the Financial Ti...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Meet the data connection device that works globally—and it’s $70 off The Tern Global Data Connection Device is the only device that allows you to stay connected anywhere in the world. Right now, this offer from TNW Deal...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Hackers behind Texas ransomware attacks want $2.5 million The threat actor behind the coordinated ransomware attack against multiple Texas local governments may have gained access to its computer systems via ...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Indian court rejects the idea of linking social media accounts with IDs Earlier this week, The Madras High Court in India ruled against any possibility of linking Aadhaar or any government ID with social media accounts. Ju...
2019-08-23, 21:42

AWS issues are causing erratic cryptocurrency market data in Asia Cryptocurrency exchanges are reportedly experiencing some disruption – how the tables have turned – after an outage at Amazon’s Web Services (AWS) clo...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Hacker who sold Uber’s and Sainsbury’s customer data forced to give up $1M in cryptocurrency A hacker has been ordered to pay back over $1.1 million (£900,000) in cryptocurrency after carrying out attacks on several well-known businesses inclu...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Why Minecraft and Mixer are the perfect streaming combo I feel I should start by explaining that I am brand new to any form of streaming. I have played Minecraft a fair amount, albeit five years ago and a l...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Why reCAPTCHA is actually an act of human torture Like many things that start out as a mere annoyance, though eventually grow into somewhat of an affliction. One particular dark and insidious thing ha...
2019-08-23, 21:42

GOG Galaxy 2.0 beats all the other PC platforms by joining them (literally) GOG, that other gaming platform, created a new launcher specifically to help everyone get all their games in one place. I finally tried it, and it’s a...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Google plays politics with China as it quietly bans state-sponsored YouTube accounts Google yesterday announced it’d banned 210 YouTube accounts “related to the ongoing protests in Hong Kong” and the discovery was “consistent with rece...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Single dad faces human rights complaint for asking about babysitter’s gender A single father in Canada may have violated his province's human rights act by asking about the gender and age of a potential babysitter, according to...
2019-08-23, 21:42

As bond e-trading takes off, debt sales business may be ripe for automation With banks' bond trading desks increasingly going electronic, another of the last bastions of old-school banking - the business of helping companies a...
2019-08-23, 21:42

U.S. rates futures gain on China's tariff, Fed's Bullard U.S. interest rates futures rose on Friday, erasing their earlier losses after China announced retaliatory tariffs on about $75 billion of U.S. import...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Rising trade tensions revive bets on deep U.S. rate cut U.S. interest rates futures rallied on Friday as rising trade tensions between China and the United States revived bets the Federal Reserve may lower ...
2019-08-23, 21:42

Powell's speech support U.S. rate-cut bets U.S. interest rates futures rose on Friday as Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said the central bank will do what it can to preserve the longest U....
2019-08-23, 21:42

Guardiola 'happily wrong' about milestone man David Silva "Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola hailed David Silva ahead of his 400th game for the club but admitted he initially wondered if the diminutive pl...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Rangers handed partial stadium ban for fans' racist behaviour "Rangers have been ordered by UEFA to close a section of their Ibrox Stadium for Thursday\u0027s Europa League meeting with Legia Warsaw due to racist...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Klopp wowed by Arsenal, Poch voices new boy fears, Pep backs VAR - What The Managers Said "Pep\u0027s been bigging up VAR, Klopp is salivating over Arsenal\u0027s strikeforce, Poch has low expectations for new signing and Zidane has set Gar...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Riot Games closes a chapter with sexual harassment lawsuit settlement League of Legends maker Riot Games closed a sorry chapter of its history with the settlement of a class-action lawsuit for alleged sexual harassment.R...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Lynk&Co 03 Cyan Concept is fastest four-door at Nurburgring Lynk&Co’s road-legal version of World Touring Car racer beats Jaguar XE SV Project 8 – albeit in concept guise World Touring Car team Cyan Racing cla...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Donkervoort to unveil hardcore, sub-700kg JD70 D8 GTO-based commemorative edition packs a 2.5-litre turbocharged Audi engine and will cost less than £150,000 Dutch car maker Donkervoort has previe...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Skoda Kamiq 1.0 TSI 115 DSG 2019 review Skoda has used its supermini platform to create a practical compact crossover; we test it with the mid-level petrol engine This is the Skoda Kamiq: ...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Audi to unveil AI:Trail quattro electric off-roader at Frankfurt Audi AI:Trail The off-road machine will be the fourth in a series of electric concept cars from Audi Audi will showcase an electric off-road concep...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Kraft is taking the CFTC to court keep the lid on a $16 million fine in market manipulation case Kraft has filed a contempt motion against the CFTC over a press release announcing the $16 million fine to settle claims of manipulating wheat prices....
2019-08-23, 21:14

Here's why the bond market is really scared about Fed policy One area that has been raising alarm bells is the market's growing expectation that inflation will go lower and lower, and stay there for a long ...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Some Coca-Cola Stocks Fizz More Than Others Coca-Cola is supposed to have the same flavor everywhere, but that’s not the case for Coca-Cola stocks. Some of the soda giant’s bottling partners off...
2019-08-23, 21:14

South Korea Feels the Trade War Burn South Korean stocks are among the world’s worst performers this year, as its export-focused companies grapple with not one, but two trade fights and s...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Beyond Meat Investors Will Choke on Their Optimism Investors in the maker of pea-based burgers will almost certainly be disappointed, due to absurd growth expectations that ignore the realities of an e...
2019-08-23, 21:14

The Apple Card: Leave Home Without It Sleek white with a titanium base and laser-etched with your name, the Apple Card might just be more precious than anything you actually purchase with ...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Oil Slides as Latest China Tariffs Reignite Demand Fears Oil prices fell after China said it would impose tariffs on $75 billion worth of additional U.S. products including crude imports, the latest protecti...
2019-08-23, 21:14

U.S. Treasury Prices Climb In Wake of Trade Tensions, Powell U.S. government bond prices rose after China said it will impose retaliatory tariffs on U.S. products and Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said the central ...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Not All Energy Stocks Are Depressed Diamondback Energy shares are up nearly 4% this year, compared with a 20% loss at an exchange-traded fund tracking oil and gas producers, as the compa...
2019-08-23, 21:14

VMware Goes Beyond Dell Family Matters With its stock price being beaten down, software maker VMware will have to show it can juggle two complex acquisitions and while still managing some t...
2019-08-23, 21:14

La-Z-Boy Shares Aren't Taking a Break In a stumbling stock market, La-Z-Boy shares are up 17% so far this year, outpacing the broader market as well as the broader retail segment. The late...
2019-08-23, 21:14

New York Times reporter allegedly solicited $30K donation from Jeffrey Epstein A New York Times reporter allegedly solicited a $30,000 donation from Jeffrey Epstein to a Harlem cultural center, according to a new report. The reve...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Ormsby leads Scandinavian Invitation after opening-round 62 Wade Ormsby holed a 4-iron from 196 yards for eagle on his way to shooting a bogey-free, 8-under 62 at the Scandinavian Invitation, giving him the fir...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Thomas loses cushion, shares lead in Tour Championship Schauffele's 64 best of the day at Tour Championship and only worth share of lead with Thomas, Koepka        ...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Annie Park leads CP Women's Open; Brooke Henderson 1 back Annie Park shot a 7-under 65 to take a one-stroke lead in the opening round of the CP Canadian Women's Open        ...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Tour Championship: Xander Schauffele makes up ground to catch Justin Thomas, Brooks Koepka Xander Schauffele began the Tour Championship six shots off the lead; now he's tied for first with Justin Thomas and Brooks Koepka after one roun...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Fantasy football 10-team, PPR mock draft: Melvin Gordon continues to slide As we near the regular season, Melvin Gordon's contract holdout is beginning to have a significant impact on his draft value. See where he went in our...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Dolphins, oranges and Bourbon Street: A Florida-Miami guide Jumping in dolphin tanks, brawling on Bourbon Street and hurling oranges from the stands are just a few of the weird things that happen when these tea...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Federer eyes Open, shuts out Wimbledon defeat Roger Federer has gotten past the frustration of losing to Novak Djokovic at Wimbledon, and he is looking forward to challenging for a US Open title t...
2019-08-23, 21:14

NBA, Kings close investigation of Walton Investigators for the Sacramento Kings and NBA determined that, based on available evidence, there was "not a sufficient basis to support" the sexual ...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Look: 'Lady and the Tramp' share meal in poster for Disney+ film The "Lady and the Tramp" remake and "Noelle," a new Christmas movie starring Anna Kendrick and Bill Hader, got posters and release dates from Disney+....
2019-08-23, 21:14

Terrence Malick film, 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' doc in Austin Film Festival's first wave of titles The Austin Film Festival announced its first wave of titles for the 2019 festival including Terrence Malick's "A Hidden Life," the "Crazy Ex-Girlfrien...
2019-08-23, 21:14

Watch: Bourne TV series 'Treadstone' and 'Purge' Season 2 coming Oct. 15 USA announced premiere dates for the new series "Treadstone," set in the Jason Bourne universe, and Season 2 of "The Purge" based on the horror film f...
2019-08-23, 21:14

MLB roundup: Dodgers earn second straight walkoff win Corey Seager tied the game with a two-run double and Enrique Hernandez capped a second straight walk-off win with an RBI single Thursday night as the ...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Dolphins' Flores taunts activist/WR Stills with Jay-Z playlist Brian Flores decided to pump up the volume on wide receiver Kenny Stills' disdain for Jay-Z with a practice playlist the Miami Dolphins' head coach sa...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Russia's Kuznetsov gets four-year IIHF ban after cocaine test The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) said on Friday it had suspended Russian national team player Evgeny Kuznetsov for four years for testin...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Syndergaard lowers boom on Indians over social media New York Mets righthander Noah Syndergaard shut down the Cleveland Indians on the field Thursday night and again over social media a few hours later....
2019-08-23, 20:56

Giants' Shurmur: 'Eli's our starter' New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning remains the team's starting quarterback despite another strong showing by rookie Daniel Jones, coach Pat Shurm...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Family vacation has Federer ready for U.S. Open charge Roger Federer needed a couple of days to get over his heartbreaking Wimbledon final loss but a family caravan vacation around the Swiss countryside pr...
2019-08-23, 20:56

German sprint specialist Kittel announces retirement German sprint specialist Marcel Kittel on Friday announced his retirement from the sport, saying he lacked the commitment and drive that was necessary...
2019-08-23, 20:56

'Fast healer' Osaka ready for U.S. Open title defense Naomi Osaka's knee injury suffered in the lead-up to her U.S. Open title defense has improved and the Japanese does not expect it to limit her perform...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Good Genes, Great Living and a Few CCs? Eternally Bae Angela Bassett Admits to ‘A Little Bit’ of Botox We stan a celebrity beauty secret, and when it comes to enduring beauty, there are few women who remain as flawless as Angela Bassett, who turned 61 o...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Michigan City County Candidate Wants to Keep County as White ‘As Possible’ When we at The Root note that President Trump emboldens white supremacy, we aren’t just talking about the marching thugs dressed in khakis, wielding t...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Dozens of kangaroos found dead on Australian beach after trying to flee bushfires Australian pilots flying over Bribie Island’s northwestern beaches this week were met with a heartbreaking scene. One took to social media asking abou...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Expert Recommendations for a Child's First Phone, From Basic to Smart Age shouldn't be the deciding factor in when a child receives a cellphone. Instead, parents should weigh a child's level of maturity and need for a ph...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Nokia 7.2 Leaks Out in Live Photos, Confirms Previous Leaks Nokia 7.2 leaks yet again, this time in live photos revealing full design. Leaks from a Russian distributor also reveal different colour variants of t...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G Comes Out as a 'Winner' in a Durability Test Samsung's new Galaxy Note 10+ 5G passed a durability test conducted by a popular YouTuber. The phone is built from strong material and survived both s...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Android Ditches Dessert-Themed Names as Q Becomes 10 Android Q is now Android 10. Breaking the 10-year history of naming Android releases after desserts, Google on Thursday announced it had officially na...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Tesla Said to Be Advanced Talks to Buy Batteries From LG Chem Tesla is in advanced talks with South Korea's LG Chem to source batteries for vehicles to be made in its Shanghai plant, a person familiar with the ma...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Huawei Launches 'World's Most Powerful AI Processor', Ascend 910 Huawei on Friday launched what it is calling world's most powerful artificial intelligence (AI) processor -- the Ascend 910 -- along with an all-scena...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Noise Shots X3 Review A popular product in the affordable audio segment, the Noise Shots X3 is affordable and promising in many ways. We review it to find out just how good...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Chandrayaan-2: Soft Landing of Vikram Planned for September 7 Chandrayaan-2 was launched on July 22, and has undergone several orbital manoeuvres. ISRO Chairman K Sivan made the announcement on Thursday at an eve...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Dallas Middle Schoolers Forced to Learn in Sweltering Classrooms With Broken AC Students at a Dallas middle school started their first week of classes in sweltering indoor temperatures, as the school’s air conditioning system was ...
2019-08-23, 20:56

I Pledge My Undying Allegiance to Princess, the Hypnotizing Dog When I opened my eyes this morning, I had no idea there was a dog internationally famous for its apparent ability to hypnotize people. Then everything...
2019-08-23, 20:56

UPDATE 1-Citgo profits hit by fallout from split, sees 2H improvement -CEO The two new top executives at Citgo Petroleum disclosed this week that net income in the second quarter slid to less than half its level a year earlie...
2019-08-23, 20:56

UPS says it tracks shipments of prohibited substances after Trump comment United Parcel Service Inc said on Friday it has been keeping a tab on shipments of prohibited substances by working with governments, in a response to...
2019-08-23, 20:56

UPDATE 3-U.S. appeals court mostly upholds Obama-era ozone rules A U.S. appeals court on Friday mostly upheld Obama-era Environmental Protection Agency regulations from 2015 that set a more stringent standard for oz...
2019-08-23, 20:56

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-China strikes back at U.S. with new tariffs on $75 bln in goods China said on Friday it will impose retaliatory tariffs against about $75 billion worth of U.S. goods, putting as much as an extra 10% on top of exist...
2019-08-23, 20:56

WRAPUP 1-Trump orders U.S. firms out of China after Beijing sets new tariffs U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he has ordered American companies to exit China after Beijing unveiled retaliatory tariffs on $75 billion i...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Merck Canada says new drug price regulations are unconstitutional Merck Canada and a group of pharmaceutical companies are challenging the constitutionality of new regulations meant to lower patented drug prices, the...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Brazil's Itausa delivers highest bid for Petrobras LPG unit- sources A group led by investment firm Itausa Investimentos SA delivered the highest bid to acquire Brazil's state-controlled oil company Petroleo Brasileiro ...
2019-08-23, 20:56

U.S. oil rig count at Jan 2018 low in deepest cut since April -Baker Hughes U.S. energy firms this week cut the most oil rigs in about four months, with the rig count falling to the lowest since January 2018, as producers cut ...
2019-08-23, 20:56

UPDATE 3-Trump presses U.S. companies to close China operations President Donald Trump said on Friday he was ordering U.S. companies to look at ways to close their operations in China and make more of their product...
2019-08-23, 20:56

UPDATE 1-Responding to Trump, UPS, FedEx say they already fight illegal drug shipments United Parcel Service Inc and FedEx Corp on Friday said they already work closely with law enforcement to stop illegal shipments from entering the cou...
2019-08-23, 20:56

UPDATE 2-Merck Canada says new drug price regulations are unconstitutional Merck Canada and a group of pharmaceutical companies are challenging the constitutionality of new regulations meant to lower patented drug prices, the...
2019-08-23, 20:56

U.S. trade group says 'unrealistic' for American retailers to exit China The U.S. National Retail Federation (NRF) said on Friday it is "unrealistic" for American retailers to move out of China, the world's second-largest e...
2019-08-23, 20:56

UPDATE 3-Court affirms alternative Keystone XL oil pipeline route through Nebraska A court in Nebraska on Friday affirmed an alternative route through the Midwest state for TC Energy Corp's Keystone XL oil pipeline in the latest chap...
2019-08-23, 20:56

UPDATE 3-Qualcomm wins a pause in enforcement of FTC ruling Qualcomm Inc won a partial stay against the enforcement of a sweeping antitrust ruling in a lawsuit brought by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC)...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Overstock.com CEO resigns: Everything we know so far Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne has stepped down following bizarre revelations he made involving the "deep state." Here's what we know so far. &...
2019-08-23, 20:56

23 fashion and beauty retailers having amazing pre-Labor Day sales this weekend Save big on back-to-school styles, summer clearance items, and beauty products at all your favorite online retailers.      &...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Trump’s disastrous China trade war could make a recession unavoidable We're going to have a recession sooner or later. But Trump's trade war hurts the economy, and his tax cut ideas won't help. Here's...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Overstock.com CEO resigns after speaking of 'Deep State,' investigations of Trump, Clinton Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne has resigned days after previous letter speaking of the "deep state'' and helping investigations of Trump, C...
2019-08-23, 20:56

David Koch, billionaire who built conservative political empire, dies at 79 David Koch, the billionaire businessman who built a conservative political empire, died Friday at age 79, according to Koch Industries.   &...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Dow, stocks dive off Trump's latest comments on US-China trade war Stocks fell sharply on Wall Street Friday after President Donald Trump called on U.S. companies to consider alternatives to doing business in China &...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Chinese buyers pull back from U.S. housing market, hurting home sales Chinese investors are buying fewer U.S. homes because of money controls in China. That's lowering prices and giving U.S. buyers a better chance t...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Powell hints the Fed will cut interest rates again as soon as next month Fed Chairman Jerome Powell hinted the Fed will cut rates again as soon as next month. He cited the US trade war with China and global turbulence ...
2019-08-23, 20:56

New Mexico police find newborn injected with heroin dead in trash bag, report says An infant found dead inside a trash bag had been injected by his mother with heroin in a bid to prevent the baby from going through withdrawal, New Me...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Philadelphia police shooting suspect worked as federal informant, report says The Philadelphia man accused of shooting six police officers during a lengthy, chaotic standoff last week has spent time as a federal informant, provi...
2019-08-23, 20:56

Former top FBI official Andrew McCabe, who sparred with Trump, is joining CNN as a contributor Andrew McCabe filed a lawsuit alleging that his removal was part of a scheme by President Donald Trump to remove government employees "because they we...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Enable wins again at York, Arc beckons; Huge weekend of stakes at Saratoga, Del Mar Enable and Japan were impressive winners at the Ebor Meeting at York, with both possibly headed to the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe; four Breeders' Cup b...
2019-08-23, 20:28

New Zealand Speaker Bottle-Feeds Baby In Parliament, Wins Over Internet New Zealand's parliament speaker is perhaps better practised at quieting MPs than calming babies, but images of the powerful politician doing exactly ...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Vladimir Putin Vows "Symmetric Response" To US Missile Test Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday he has ordered the military to prepare a "symmetric response" after Washington tested a formerly banne...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Sri Lanka Ends Emergency 4 Months After Easter Blasts Sri Lanka has ended a four-month state of emergency declared after Easter suicide bombings by Islamist extremists that killed 258 people, officials sa...
2019-08-23, 20:28

"Chernobyl On Ice": Russia Launches First-Ever Floating Nuclear Reactor Akademik Lomonosov Nuclear Reactor: Russia launched the world's first floating nuclear reactor, sending it on an epic journey across the Arctic on Fri...
2019-08-23, 20:28

China To Impose New Tariffs On $75 Billion Of US Imports China announced Friday it will hit US soybeans, lobsters, peanut butter and other imports worth $75 billion with new tariffs in retaliation for Washin...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Trump Asks Who Is Bigger Enemy, US Central Bank Chief Or China's Xi President Donald Trump reacted furiously on Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell spoke about the trade war with China and economic risks t...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Fired Over Facebook Posts On Hong Kong Protests: Cathay Flight Attendant A flight attendant on Friday accused Cathay Pacific of summarily firing her over Facebook posts linked to Hong Kong's political crisis, adding to conc...
2019-08-23, 20:28

David Koch, Billionaire Donor To Republican Causes, Dies Age 79 David Koch, a billionaire American libertarian and influential donor to conservative causes, has died at age 79 after a long battle with cancer, his b...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Family Of Detained UK Consulate Worker Rejects 'Made-Up' Report The family of a staffer at the UK consulate in Hong Kong have rejected a "made-up" report by Chinese state media that he was detained in the mainland ...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Alleged “snake oil” crypto company sues over boos at Black Hat Enlarge / Things got weird during a sponsored talk at this year's Black Hat USA conference. Now it's spawning a lawsuit. (credit: Getty Images) One ...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Sensex Falls 371 Points, Nifty Below 10,650 As Markets Hit 6-Month Low Extending their losing streak for a fourth day running, domestic stock markets started Friday's session on a negative note amid a selloff across most ...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Sensex Jumps Over 700 Points From Day's Low As Markets Off 6-Month Trough Domestic stock markets recovered early losses to register sharp gains on Friday afternoon, rebounding from near six-month lows, as buying emerged in m...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Finance Minister Seeks Fair Trade Whip On Global Firms Abusing Dominance "CCI (Competition Commission of India) should take suo moto cognisance of global companies having no presence in India but abusing Indian consumers," ...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Air India Owes Rs 4,500 Crore To Fuel Retailers, Say Officials IOC, BPCL and HPCL more than a week back jointly wrote to Air India seeking expeditious clearance of the dues, failing which they will be constrained ...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Government May Exempt Foreign Investors From Super-Rich Tax: Report Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had proposed increasing the effective tax rate on individuals with taxable annual income of above Rs 2 crore($283,...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Reclusive Billionaire Pallonji Mistry's Plans To Cut $558 Million Debt The 154-year-old group, controlled by billionaire Pallonji Mistry and his family, expects the deals to be clinched by March next year, a source said....
2019-08-23, 20:28

Nirmala Sitharaman To Hold Press Briefing Amid Stimulus Expectations Several businessmen say the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government needs to take swift action on the economy, as the economic growth in January-M...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Gold Prices Near 39,000 Rupees: 10 Things To Know Rising for fourth consecutive day, gold prices rose by Rs 25 on Friday to hit a record high of Rs 38,995 per 10 gram in the national capital, reported...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Moody's Lowers India's 2019 GDP Growth Forecast To 6.2% The Moody's Investor Service report also cut India's gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate for 2020 by a similar 0.6 percentage points to 6.7 per c...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Government Withdraws Enhanced Surcharge On Foreign Investors: 10 Points Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday announced a slew of measures, including the rollback of big ticket budget announcements, to revive the e...
2019-08-23, 20:28

‘It’s Gratifying’: Jay Inslee Finally Gets His Moment The Washington governor and self-described climate candidate told us what it was like to achieve national recognition — after leaving the presidential...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Barr Seized on Epstein Case as Doubts Mounted About Justice Dept. The attorney general has been unusually personally involved in the investigations into the jailhouse suicide of Jeffrey Epstein, the high-profile fina...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Trolling Trump, Joe Walsh Tries to Recruit George Conway for Nascent Challenge In a signal that he intends to bait Mr. Trump into engagement with him, Mr. Walsh, a conservative radio show host, is wooing the husband of Kellyanne ...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Deutsche Bank fined over $16 million for violating US corruption laws Deutsche Bank has agreed to pay more than $16 million to settle charges that it violated US corruption laws by hiring relatives of foreign government ...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Jerome Powell says no Fed ‘rulebook’ for Trump trade war In a highly anticipated speech on Friday, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the Fed isn’t equipped to deal with the economic impact of Presi...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Stocks drop after Trump ‘orders’ US companies to leave China Wall Street plunged Friday after President Trump “ordered” US companies to seek alternatives to doing business in China. The Dow Jones Industrial Aver...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Ex-Overstock CEO claims Russian spy tryst was part of ‘deep state’ plot The former head of Overstock who claimed he was romantically involved with a Russian spy said the FBI made him sleep with the flame-haired secret agen...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Powell Issues Warning Over Trade, Signals More Rate Cuts Are Possible Fed Chairman Jerome Powell gave his most forceful warning yet about the risks to the U.S. economy from escalating trade tensions and the limits to the...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Ancient Alien-Like Heads Discovered in Croatia Archaeologists digging in Croatia have unearthed three ancient alien-like skeletons and two have  artificially elongated skulls. Since 12,000-years-ag...
2019-08-23, 20:28

NASA Invites Media to Silicon Valley Center for Celebration of Women Leaders Media are invited to join NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, astronaut Megan McArthur and several special guests, including House Speaker Nancy Pelos...
2019-08-23, 20:28

China hits back with new tariffs; President Donald Trump vows to 'respond' Friday The Chinese government retaliated against the United States Friday by announcing two rounds of new punitive taxes on $75 billion worth of American-mad...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Japan to build new military facility on Miyako Island Japan will begin construction in October on new missile-related units and ammunition storage facilities on an island near the contested Senkaku Island...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Putin directs Russian military to respond to U.S. missile test Just days after the United States tested a Tomahawk cruise missile with a 310-mile range, Russian President Vladimir Putin directed his military to pu...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Russia launches its first floating nuclear power plant -- Akademik Lomonosov Russia launched its first floating nuclear power plant Friday, with plans to transport the vessel some 3,000 miles to the far eastern autonomous regio...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Government Blinks, Announces Measures To Help Auto Sector Relenting to some of the automobile industry's demands, the Finance Minister has announced some sops to revive the automobile industry that has been c...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Cyan Racing Breaks Two Nurburgring Records With Lynk & Co The 528 horse power churning Lynk & Co 03 Cyan Concept lapped the Nurburgring Nordschleife in 7 minutes and 20,143 seconds, averaging 170.4 kmph, with...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Porsche Cayenne Turbo SE Hybrid Sets New Lap Record At The Upcoming Swedish Gotland Ring The Porsche Cayenne Turbo SE Hybrid which set the record is the most powerful Cayenne in production. It is powered by a 4.0-litre, V8 engine coupled w...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Auto Industry Welcomes FMs Support To Revive Auto Sales While the auto industry is happy with the announcements made by the Finance Minister today, there's still a lot more that the industry expects from th...
2019-08-23, 20:28

Can AI really fix potholes? The city of Memphis and Google say yes Potholes are often a costly and frustrating problem for cities to manage. TechRepublic's Karen Roby talked with the CIO of Memphis about a new AI prog...
2019-08-23, 20:00

Representative Seth Moulton ends bid for Democratic presidential nomination Representative Seth Moulton, who mounted a long-shot bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, ended his campaign on Friday, warning that t...
2019-08-23, 20:00

Trump squares off in court with House Democrats over financial records Lawyers for U.S. President Donald Trump asked a federal appeals court on Friday to block Deutsche Bank AG and Capital One Financial Corp from handin...
2019-08-23, 20:00

Enraged Trump likens Fed chief to 'enemy' China President Donald Trump reacted furiously on Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell linked the trade war with China to risks to the U.S. econ...
2019-08-23, 20:00

Christian couple can sue over Minnesota same-sex marriage video law A federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit by a Minnesota couple challenging a state law requiring that their video production company film s...
2019-08-23, 20:00

Last stop, Vienna: Highlights from Rammstein's Stadium Tour The German hard rockers' sold-out tour is ending on Friday. Nazi concentration camp imagery, kisses supporting LGBTQ rights or a boat "welcoming" refu...
2019-08-23, 20:00

Opinion: Action, not outcry will save the Amazon The Amazon rainforest is on fire and it's all Bolsonaro's fault. The world is outraged, but that's not going far enough. The global community will hav...
2019-08-23, 20:00

Germany, France, Ireland threaten South American trade deal over Amazon wildfires Brazil is facing global pressure to contain an 80% increase in wildfires in the world's largest rain forest. Berlin has called for guarantees for the ...
2019-08-23, 20:00